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Customer Service Operator

Job Title: Customer Service Operator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bradford
Industry:
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 25083373002
Job Published: December 04, 2018 10:12

Job Description

Customer Service Operator
Ref: 25083373002

Bradford

Opportunity
We offer a competitive package and an excellent working environment contributing to our efforts to create a better place to live, work and travel. As a Customer Service Operator, you will join a large, friendly group whilst also enjoying the intimacy that comes with working as part of a smaller specialist team across one of our many contracts.

Role Details
Normal working Hours: Operating in a rotating shift pattern you will work 08:00 – 16:00 Week 1 and 12:00 – 20:00 Week 2. You will also be required to work 1 weekend in every 5 for which 2 days off in the week will be given.

Location: Yorkshire Water Head Office, Halifax Road, Bradford, BD6 2SZ

Hours Per Week: 37.5

What will this role involve?
Day to day you will be speaking with customers who have experienced a problem such as waste water flooding to their homes and gardens or problems related to our activities on the sewerage network. You will be responsible for driving a positive outcome for the customer and ensuring their journey is seamless and kept to a minimum. To do this you will work closely with the operational owners across the business to ensure a positive outcome and that the customer is completely satisfied.

You will be expected to maintain regular contact to keep your customer fully informed through to resolution, checking along the way that they are happy with the progress of the resolution and if any further work is required.

When customers are impacted by sewage flooding it can be extremely distressing so a key part of the role is being empathetic to the customers’ needs and understanding how to handle difficult conversations at times.

What are we looking for?
The ideal candidate would:

Be empathetic and understanding towards the customer
Demonstrate great customer service skills
Have excellent telephone and face to face communication skill
Manage and resolve customer queries and issue
Be self-motivated and have a positive attitude
Be willing to learn and develop new skills
Why work for Amey?
In return for your commitments you will be making a difference within your local community. Working for Amey, you will be eligible to receive excellent benefits such as:

A wealth of career and development opportunities within Amey
24 days paid holiday + bank holidays with the options to purchase additional holiday
Discounted Gym Membership, Travel Insurance and Child Care Vouchers
Discounts at high street stores including, cheaper cinema tickets and special offers available at local restauran